While chatting with the publication, the rapper chronicled the events leading up to the shooting, including ignoring an instinct that told him not to get in the car that July night.
What happened between Megan The Stallion and Tory Lanez that night in July?
The situation between Megan The Stallion and Tory Lanez arose in the early hours of July 12, 2020. Shortly after Megan and Lanez left a pool party in Hollywood Hills and hopped into an SUV with two others, an argument broke out inside their car, which resulted in gunfire.
When responding officers arrived at the scene, they found an injured Megan, who first claimed that she had cut her feet on broken glass.
Days after the incident, media reported that Megan actually sustained gunshot wounds to both feet and that Lanez was the one who fired the shots.
Megan The Stallion details incident in new interview
In a new interview with GQ, Megan The Stallion recalled the events that took place that fateful night, giving a little insight into what really happened between her and Lanez.
The “WAP” hitmaker explained that shortly after leaving the pool, something told her to get out of the car and find another way home. Although she got out of the vehicle to call for a different ride, the rapper realized her phone was dead and she was only wearing a swimsuit.
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At the persistence of the other passengers in the vehicle, Megan climbed back into the SUV, ignoring the instinctive feeling of not doing so.
Shortly after Megan got in the car, an argument quickly began to “brew”. Not wanting to be a part of the drama, Megan tried to get out of the vehicle a second time and find another way home. But getting out of the car, the rapper says Lanez started shooting at his feet.
“Like, I never got a hold of anyone,” she says. “I barely said anything to the man who shot me as I walked away. We were literally five minutes from the house.
Megan says Tory Lanez tried to buy her silence after incident
The rapper goes on to share that following the incident, Lanez begged her not to say anything. He even tried to offer her money to keep quiet.
« [At this point] I’m really scared because it’s like in the middle of all the protests, ”Megan explains. “The police are killing everyone for no reason, and I think, I can’t believe you even think I want to take the money. Like, you just shot me.
Although she did not say that Lanez shot her when the police arrived, Megan later revealed on Instagram Live that it was he who pulled the trigger and injured her that night.
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“Yes… Tory shot me. You shot me and made your publicist and your employees lie on these blogs, ”the 25-year-old rapper said in an Aug. 20 video. ” Stop lying. Why lie? I do not understand. ”
As for Tory, he continued to deny shooting Megan in her feet. But despite maintain innocence throughout, the “Say It” singer was recently charged with one count of felony with a semi-automatic firearm and one count of carrying a loaded firearm and not registered in a vehicle.
He was also ordered to stay at least 100 meters from Megan Thee Stallion and have no contact with her.